Education

A Small Pierson Ensemble Takes on Big Names in Classical Music

“They’re all level-six musicians,” said Will Fujita, Pierson’s orchestra teacher and chamber group advisor. "That’s the highest level you can get to in New York.”

Sag Harbor Moving Forward with More Learning Center Renovations

The Sag Harbor School District has decided to move ahead with a second slate of renovations at the Sag Harbor Learning Center.

Sag Harbor School District Comes Up Empty on Academic Support Solutions

The administrators recently sat down with representatives of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor to hash out some solutions, he said.

School Budget Vote and Trustee Election Next Tuesday in Sag Harbor

School district voters will head to the polls on Tuesday, May 21, to weigh in on the proposed budget and a transportation proposition and vote for three candidates from a pool of six seeking election.

Bridgehampton Readies for School Budget Vote, Board Elections

The Bridgehampton School District ballot features not just an $18.69-million budget proposal, but also a second proposition and five candidates vying for two seats on the school board.

Pierson Teeny Awards Nominees, Plus Surprise Contest Results, Are Announced

In typical Pierson High School fashion, quite a few student actors have been nominated for theater awards.

Sag Harbor Meets Its 2018-2019 School Board Candidates

The school board elections and budget vote are Tuesday, May 21, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the Pierson gym.

School Busing Options Could Save Money, Impact Later Start Times

The school board recently expressed interest in bringing school transportation costs down.

Sag Harbor School Board Updates Student Residency Policy

After rejecting an updated “age and residency” policy governing school admissions last fall, the Sag Harbor School Board revised and adopted a newer one on Monday.

School News: Pierson Garden Club, Bellone Recognizes Students, Scholarships Available

Sag Harbor’s Pierson Middle/High School Garden Club gathered in the Pierson courtyard with mentors and teachers to prepare garden beds for a spring harvest.

Parents Have High Hopes for Hoops Court at Pierson

Parents have demanded the district’s administration go beyond just fixing up the existing outdoor basketball court at Pierson Middle-High School.

Pierson PTSA To Hold Candidate Debate

Six candidates vying for three seats on the Sag Harbor School Board of Education will attend a Meet the Candidates debate on Tuesday, May 7.

Sag Harbor Superintendent Announces Retirement

A little over five years after accepting the position of superintendent of the Sag Harbor School District, Katy Graves on Tuesday afternoon announced in a letter to staff that she will be retiring from the position.

Trailblazing Fifth-Grader Encourages Endangered Species Awareness

Whenever you take a walk on a local trail this spring or summer, don’t forget to take your eyes off the natural beauty surrounding you and look down at the ground here and there.

Pierson’s Model United Nations Team Is on the Rise

The 2019 competitive Model United Nations season took Pierson High School’s team to New York City this year with its best outcome yet.

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‘Magic Jews’ Come to Southampton Arts Center

Allan Zola Kronzek's part-illustrated talk and part-magic performance about the lives of eight Jewish performers will take place on Monday, July 22.

The Church Presents “Art As Ecosystem”

Eric Fischl, co-founder of The Church with his wife, artist April Gornik, will lead the organization’s first event “Art As Ecosystem” on Saturday, July 20.

Pierson Grad Is Building a Career in Golf

Jack Brown today is a rising junior in the PGA Golf Management Program at Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina.